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We are a region defined by connection. Here, the Cincinnati USA CVB connects qualified travel, trade and news journalists, freelancers and bloggers with information and resources to tell the stories of the Cincinnati region.


Cincinnati USA CVB grows staff with addition of National Sales Manager

2019-12-18 :: The Cincinnati USA Convention & Visitors Bureau continues to expand its sales staff with the recent hire of Jackie Taggart-Boyd, who has joined the CVB as National Sales Manager with the Diversity Sales & Inclusion department.   More >

Cincinnati USA CVB Announces Hire of Senior Sales Manager for Specialty Markets

2019-11-11 :: The Cincinnati USA Convention & Visitors Bureau is pleased to announce local sales professional Kathy Ehlman has joined the CVB team as senior sales manager for specialty markets. In this role, Ehlman reports to Executive Vice President Andy Conklin and is responsible for prospecting for new business in the state association, cultural fine arts, hobby, and direct sales segments.   More >

CVB collaborates with the Chinese community to make regional impact

2019-09-09 :: Regional efforts to strengthen relationships and create opportunities with the Chinese community, travelers and residents will be at the forefront this weekend during the Cincinnati USA Convention & Visitors Bureau’s Vibe Speaker Series and Cincinnati Moon Festival, hosted Friday, September 13 and Saturday, September 14, respectively.    More >

Black Meetings & Tourism Magazine Names Julie Calvert 2019 Apex Award Recipient

2019-08-08 :: Julie Calvert, president and CEO of the Cincinnati USA Convention & Visitors Bureau, was honored with the 2019 Apex Award for Distinguished Service from Black Meetings & Tourism Magazine. Calvert received the award on July 27 during the International Multicultural & Heritage Tourism Summit & Trade Show in Miami.   More >

New events and experiences slated for Cincinnati Music Festival

2019-07-22 :: A series of new events and experiences focused on celebrating inclusion and empowering communities will take place in conjunction with the Cincinnati Music Festival, presented by P&G. Hosted by the Cincinnati USA Convention & Visitors Bureau via its Vibe Cincinnati platform, the new programming adds to the already robust collection of experiences taking place throughout the week, beginning Wednesday, July 24 and running through Sunday, July 28.    More >


Travel Diary: Things to do in Cincinnati
December 20, 2019 :: WEEKEND WISHING - A couple weekends ago we headed to Cincinnati, OH and spent the weekend playing tourist. It is a city we visit frequently, but during this trip we decided to really fully explore the city. We treated it as if we had never been to the area before and crammed our schedule full of activities, eating, drinking and relaxing.. just like we do when we travel to new cities. At the end of the weekend I had a whole new appreciation and love for the area. Moral of the story? I HIGHLY suggest planning a trip to Cincinnati. More >
Best Cities for Beer Drinkers
December 12, 2019 :: WALLETHUB - Cincinnati, Ohio takes first place in our study, moving up from fourth place last year. It ranks within the top 25% of the study for all five metrics we considered. In particular, it has top-20 rates for total number of breweries, at 30; breweries per 100,000 residents, at approximately 10 and average number of beers per brewery, at approximately 103. The average price of a pint in Cincinnati is $4.00. Relative affordability and variety make the city a savory option for even the choosiest of beer lovers. More >
There's Something Brewing in Cincinnati
December 12, 2019 :: CAMELS & CHOCOLATE - Beer is entwined in Cincinnati’s DNA. In fact, in the 1800s, Cincy was declared “the beer capital of the world.” And with Germans being some of its first European settlers, it’s no surprise that the beer in Cincinnati is legit.
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The 20 Best Things to Do in Cincinnati for First Timers
November 29, 2019 :: MONEY INC. - Cincinnati is a wonderful city to visit as it has something for everyone. Located along the Ohio River, this city is known for its architecture, sports teas, history, and its involvement in the brewing industry. Although there is a vast choice of activities and attractions that you could include in your itinerary, the following are the 20 best things to do in Cincinnati for first-time visitors.
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8 Reasons Why Cincinnati Is The Perfect Family Getaway
November 27, 2019 :: PARENTS - A weekend festival made for food lovers and a famous hippo at a popular zoo are just a few reasons why you should grab the family and head to Cincinnati for a few days.
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Grassroots transformations: The Impact Fair ignites change for Cincinnati children
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Preschool Promise creates a pathway to academic achievement for local children who need it most
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“Vogue” lists Khora as one of 2020's “Most Anticipated Restaurant Openings”
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Forever Kings helps build confidence among young black men
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A new exhibit highlights citizenship today and how having a “home place” impacts individuals
2020-01-14 :: More >